Nov 25, 2012 1:00am PST
back in the heyday of "dallas." i want to show you what the south fork ranch looks like today. this is outside dallas where they shot the original television show and where the return to tv screen this is year. today it's a tribute to larry hagman who passed away yesterday in a hospital not that far from the ranch in, of course, dallas. his infamous portrayal of the oil man was 100% texas, big talk, big money and always that very big hat. we have a look back at his long showbiz career. >> reporter: larry hagman wore many hats in his career. but he's best known for the stetson that he wore on "dallas." despite roles on film and on stage, hagman will always be remembered as the villainous j.r. ewing. when j.r. was shot by an unknown assailant, it became one of the most famous cliffhangers in tv history, watched by 300 million people from all around the world. hagman never expected the show to endure. >> i just started the show doing six shows. i never thought it would do 300. >> reporter: in fact, the "dallas" franchise was so successful, the series was recently reprised. the u.
Nov 10, 2012 1:00am PST
turnout, and this was bad. why were they bad? >> that's a legitimate question. was dallas -- >> it's a party that has cut a connection to reality, and the assistance that the turnout vote was good when it was bad, that's just one of the problems. who was it that -- >> i have to go to a commercial. >> that was also a disaster, yet truth was never told. >> david, i want to have you back on, mary matalin as well. i appreciate it. more news tonight. we'll be right back. >>> 11 days ago at the height of the storm, two little boys drowned here on staten island. today they were laid to rest in a single casket. four-year-old connor moore and two-year-old brandon were swept away from their mother's arms in floodwaters. trying to get to higher ground. the mother asked for help at a nearby house but was turned away. her husband, who works for the sanitation department, was at work that night. today, his coworkers carried his sons' cass set. friends of the family have set up a fund to help pay for the cost of the funeral. we put that on our website at anderson360.com. when back pain slows you
Nov 27, 2012 12:00am PST
. died on friday in a dallas hospital with his co-stars and best friends, linda gray and patrick duffy by his side. i talked to them in june. listen to what larry told me about playing j.r. do you like being, for what you were, the most evil man on television? >> well, you know, i don't think i was an evil man, i was just like a texas businessman, that's all. >> yeah, evil. >> they keep bringing that up. >> i'm just doing what people do for business. >> you can't start distancing yourself from being evil. j.r. was wonderfully evil. constantly scheming and plotting, even against his own family. that's evil. did you like the reputation in. >> of course i do, it's wonderful. >> after that interview, larry hagman gave me a j.r. style hat
Nov 21, 2012 4:00am PST
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